David J. Ritchie

Computer security breaches can be prevented with proper vigilence. To prepare for spring, Fermilab recently conducted preparedness drills to test our severe weather alert system. Discovering potential alert system glitches in advance is critical. The same holds true for computer security. Take a few minutes to think how you can prevent computer security breaches. Here are some computer security reminders that can help you prevent a severe event. Avoid using weak passwords. Centrally managed systems at the laboratory enforce password…